EGYPT 

Shell Pledges To Increase Egyptian Exploration

Mark Carne, Shell’s Executive Vice-President for Middle East and North Africa, told Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum 'Abd Allah Ghurab at a 22 February meeting that the company would “increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production in the company’s [Egyptian] concession areas,” according to an account of the meeting published by the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum. Mr Carne...